Police: Phone wire stolen in Mount Union

MOUNT UNION – Between 250 and 400 feet of phone wires were stolen from telephone poles Saturday in Mount Union, police report.

Mount Union Police Department said the theft interrupted service to a number of customers and also affected cell phones in the area. Service has since been restored.

Police said the wire was taken near the intersection of North Lawrence and West Filbert streets.

Anyone with information regarding the theft is asked to contact Mount Union Police Department at (814) 542-8822, or submit a tip online at www.mtunionpolice.org.